Biopsy Systems

Biopsy systems examine tissue and cells to help with the diagnosis of a disease. News and new technology innovations for biopsy systems, including breast biopsy systems can be found here.

iCAD showcasing expanded Xoft Platform including Single-Fraction IORT Solution for brain and early-stage breast cancer tumors
News | Brachytherapy Systems | October 26, 2020
October 26, 2020 — iCAD, Inc. announced the Company will showcase the expanded platform for the Xoft Axxent Electronic...
Sandra Sha, M.D., a distinguished physician as recognized by the Florida Medical Association, specializing in breast cancer treatment

Sandra Sha, M.D.

News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | September 08, 2020
September 8, 2020 — Advanced Radiation Therapy has completed the installation of the AccuBoost Digital platform at the...
Hologic, Inc., an innovative medical technology company primarily focused on improving women’s health, announced improvements to the Brevera Breast Biopsy System with CorLumina Imaging Technology, the world’s first and only breast biopsy solution to combine vacuum-assisted tissue acquisition, real-time imaging verification and advanced post-biopsy handling in one, integrated system.
News | Breast Biopsy Systems | August 28, 2020
August 28, 2020 — Hologic, Inc., an innovative medical technology company primarily focused on improving women’s health...
News | Breast Imaging | November 26, 2019
November 26, 2019 — Unifi Workspace, a new comprehensive breast diagnostic reading solution from Hologic, will launch...
A patient prepares to have a tomosynthesis-guided prone breast biopsy using the Hologic Affirm prone biopsy system.

A patient prepares to have a tomosynthesis-guided prone breast biopsy using the Hologic Affirm prone biopsy system.

Feature | Breast Biopsy Systems | October 17, 2019 | By Harriet Borofsky, M.D.
The current body of research supporting digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT or 3-D mammography) is now overwhelming, with...
Improved Imaging Technique Could Increase Chances of Prostate Cancer Survival
News | Prostate Cancer | August 20, 2019
August 20, 2019 — According to the American Cancer Society, approximately one in nine men will be diagnosed with...
Fujifilm Releases Tomosynthesis Biopsy Option for Aspire Cristalle Mammography System
Technology | Breast Biopsy Systems | July 24, 2019
July 24, 2019 – Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. recently expanded its breast imaging solutions with the launch of...
Hologic Launches Trident HD Specimen Radiography System
Technology | Breast Biopsy Systems | April 26, 2019
April 26, 2019 — Hologic Inc. announced global commercial availability of the Trident HD specimen radiography system....
The Cianna Medical Savi Scout Radar Localization system, showing the console, detector and the marker, with a size comparison and X-ray images inside breast tissue. For more information on the learning curve of its use http://sabcs16.posterview.com/nosl/p/P1-11-06.

The Cianna Medical Savi Scout Radar Localization system, showing the console, detector and the marker, with a size comparison and X-ray images inside breast tissue. For more information on the learning curve of its use http://sabcs16.posterview.com/nosl/p/P1-11-06.

Feature | Breast Imaging | April 24, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr
Wires have traditionally been placed prior to lumpectomy to mark cancerous tissues in the breast. Wire-free localizers...
News | Biopsy Systems | March 29, 2019
March 29, 2019 — Dune Medical Devices has just completed the first in-man cases for Smart Biopsy, its percutaneous soft...
FDA Clears Ion Endoluminal Lung Biopsy System
Technology | Interventional Radiology | February 20, 2019
February 20, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared the Ion endoluminal system from Intuitive...
Micro-Ultrasound and Artificial Intelligence Combining to Detect Prostate Cancer
News | Prostate Cancer | February 12, 2019
February 12, 2019 — Cambridge Consultants has partnered with Exact Imaging, makers of the ExactVu micro-ultrasound...
Novel Technique May Significantly Reduce Breast Biopsies
News | Breast Biopsy Systems | January 17, 2019
January 17, 2019 — A novel technique that uses mammography to determine the biological tissue composition of a tumor...
Stratasys Ups Ante In Enterprise Imaging

One of several 3-D printed models at Stratasys booth during RSNA 2018.

Sponsored Content | Blog | RSNA | November 27, 2018 | Greg Freiherr
For medical practice to advance, efforts to make this practice more efficient must not come at the expense of accuracy...
Videos | Radiation Oncology | November 07, 2018
Aadel Chaudhuri, M.D., assistant professor of radiation oncology, Washington University, St. Louis, Mo., explains his...
A comparison of a standard mammogram of a woman with dense breast tissue and her breast MRI, clearly showing a cancer that is not visible on the mammogram. Image from Christiane Kuhl, M.D.

A comparison of a standard mammogram of a woman with dense breast tissue and her breast MRI, clearly showing a cancer that is not visible on the mammogram. Image from Christiane Kuhl, M.D.

Feature | Breast Imaging | November 05, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis
The incidence of breast cancer is rising globally, with an estimated 1 in 8 women diagnosed in their lifetime and 40,...
Biomarker blood test accurately confirms remission in non-smoker with HPV-associated oral cancer. ASTRO 2018 #ASTRO2018 #ASTRO #ASTRO18

Biomarker blood test accurately confirms remission in non-smoker with HPV-associated oral cancer.

News | Radiation Oncology | October 30, 2018
October 30, 2018 — A highly sensitive blood test that detects minute traces of cancer-specific DNA has been shown to...
Leica Biosystems Launches MammoPort Specimen Containment and Transport System
Technology | Breast Biopsy Systems | October 03, 2018
October 3, 2018 — Leica Biosystems announced the U.S. launch of MammoPort, the first integrated specimen containment...
Exact Imaging Partners to Improve Prostate Cancer Detection With Artificial Intelligence
News | Prostate Cancer | September 19, 2018
September 19, 2018 — Exact Imaging, makers of the ExactVu micro-ultrasound platform, has partnered with U.K.-based...
Exact Imaging Becomes UroGPO Imaging Partner
News | Ultrasound Imaging | August 10, 2018
August 10, 2018 — Exact Imaging announced that it has become a UroGPO Imaging Partner, joining the North American...